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    Lightbulb Just sold my bricked phone with Gmail accts in Google Play App

    I had S2 skyrocket hard bricked phone with my gmail accounts in the Play Store application.

    So today i sold the phone to some stranger. (since i cannot open the phone, i couldn't remove the accounts from the phone)

    after selling the phone, i changed my accounts password, added 2 step verification security.

    btw, the phone have Pattern type screen lock.

    So tell me guys, is this enough or tell me more suggestions to protect my accounts.

    Thank You
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    Quote Originally Posted by hell911 View Post
    I had S2 skyrocket hard bricked phone with my gmail accounts in the Play Store application.

    So today i sold the phone to some stranger. (since i cannot open the phone, i couldn't remove the accounts from the phone)

    after selling the phone, i changed my accounts password, added 2 step verification security.

    btw, the phone have Pattern type screen lock.

    So tell me guys, is this enough or tell me more suggestions to protect my accounts. Next time, remember to factory reset.

    Thank You
    The password change should be enough since it won't be able to connect to the play store or get new emails.
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    Quote Originally Posted by wizzrah View Post
    The password change should be enough since it won't be able to connect to the play store or get new emails.
    yes i noticed that, after changing my password, i cant connect to my play store in my current phone. im going to keep this new password for about 2 months to be safe.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hell911 View Post
    yes i noticed that, after changing my password, i cant connect to my play store in my current phone. im going to keep this new password for about 2 months to be safe.
    You should not even go back to the old password. Keep the new one.
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    Quote Originally Posted by wizzrah View Post
    You should not even go back to the old password. Keep the new one.
    Google will not allow you to reuse a password.
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    Quote Originally Posted by someguy01234 View Post
    Google will not allow you to reuse a password.
    Good.

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